Haaland scores 2 more as Dortmund beats Cologne 5-1

BERLIN (AP) — Erling Haaland continued the remarkable start to his Borussia Dortmund career with two…

Osasuna tops Levante to end winless streak in Spanish league

MADRID (AP) — Osasuna scored two late goals to beat Levante 2-0 and end a five-game…

Nice unbeaten in 7 games after 1-1 draw with Rennes

NICE, France (AP) — Nice extended its unbeaten run to seven matches in all competitions by…

Survival of fittest: Liverpool heads to Darwin’s birthplace

SHREWSBURY, England (AP) — The world’s best soccer team is coming to Shrewsbury, a quaint market…

Former German soccer president sent hundreds to Auschwitz

BERLIN (AP) — The German soccer federation says its former president Felix Linnemann was directly responsible…

Bomb attack on car of Cypriot 2nd division team’s VP

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — A second-division soccer team in Cyprus condemned a “dangerous and cowardly” bombing…

Soccer weekend: Solskjaer under scrutiny ahead of FA Cup

What to watch out for in the leading soccer competitions in Europe this weekend: ENGLAND Ole…

Madrid to face 2nd-division club Zaragoza in last 16 of Copa

MADRID (AP) — Real Madrid will face second-division club Zaragoza in the round of 16 of…

Soccer union FIFPro distances itself from link to Platini

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands (AP) — Soccer players’ union FIFPro distanced itself Friday from reports Michel Platini will…

Struggling Atlético in unfamiliar territory under Simeone

MADRID (AP) — This is uncharted territory for many Atlético Madrid fans. Few other times in…

Mooy completes permanent move to Brighton

LONDON (AP) — Australia midfielder Aaron Mooy completed a permanent transfer to Brighton from second-tier team…

Firmino, Alisson star for Liverpool in 2-1 win at Wolves

WOLVERHAMPTON, England (AP) — Brazilians playing at opposite ends of the field combined to send Liverpool…

3rd-tier Tranmere beats Watford, to play Man Utd in FA Cup

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Third-tier club Tranmere set up a fourth-round match with Manchester United in…

Copa: Atlético ousted by 3rd-division team Cultural Leonesa

MADRID (AP) — Atlético Madrid’s disappointing season hit a new low with a 2-1 loss to…

Chicharito seizes chance to be center of the Galaxy

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Javier Hernández has been to the top of the soccer world. He…

AP Interview: Fiorentina’s American owner is a soccer lifer

ROME (AP) — From Calabria to Pennsylvania, then the Bronx and beyond, new Fiorentina owner Rocco…

Haaland bids to join Bundesliga’s goalscoring elite

DÜSSELDORF, Germany (AP) — Erling Haaland certainly knows how to make an impression. The 19-year-old Norwegian…

Ball possession not producing more goals for Barcelona

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Still new and finding his way, Barcelona coach Quique Setién has already…

Firmino scores late to give Liverpool 2-1 win at Wolves

WOLVERHAMPTON, England (AP) — Liverpool won a 14th straight Premier League game by beating Wolverhampton 2-1…

Iranian clubs agree hosting plan for Asian Champions League

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Iranian soccer clubs reached a compromise with Asian Champions League organizers…